Dallas is a city like no other. Home to over 1.2 million residents, world-class attractions, award-winning restaurants and annual events and popular, professional sports teams. Millions of additional visitors make Dallas and the surrounding area, their destination for travel each year. The largest urban area in this part of Texas and one of the largest in the State of Texas, Dallas is often noted for its city services and its global ranking as a beta plus world city.
In Texas and in many other states in the country, a DWI or Driving While Intoxicated is a misdemeanor charge. For those found guilty of DWI in Dallas, they face fines of up to $2,000, up to 180 days in jail, loss of drivers license for up to a year and an annual fee of $1,000 to $2,000 for three years. For repeat offenders, the fines and other punishments are even more severe. For example, for those convicted of a third offense, fines may be up to $10,000, with prison time between 2 and 10 years, suspension of license for up to 2 years, possible ignition interlock device, DWI intervention or education program and an additional $2,000 fine for 3 years.
If you have been charged with a DWI related offense, get help right away. Even first-time offenses and other more minor offenses may have consequences on your life and the lives of those closest to you for years to come. We have the experience and the knowledge to help you devise the best strategy for your case. Don’t try to do it alone, contact Dorman Bell, LLP.
DWI Attorney Dallas TX
Dorman Bell, LLP’s home office is located in Irving, just 13 miles from Dallas. We will meet you in our Dallas satellite office by appointment. If you have been charged with a DWI related offense in Dallas, we are a Dorman Bell, LLP. For a case review, contact Dorman Bell, LLP at 214.736.7168 or fill out the form below.